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Advocates Offer Support for Facing Family Court

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/women_leaders/article/advocates_offer_support_for_facing_family_court_20090811

After a while, Rachel (who didn’t want her last name printed) stopped calling the police. They never believed her when she told them her husband was physically abusing her — no one could see the bruises because he would hit her around her head. Afraid for her two young sons, she went to court in November 2005 and filed for divorce.

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